Medical: With the establishment of the Centre for Research in Respiratory and Neuroscience, the Khesar Gyalpo University of Medical Sciences of Bhutan (KGUMBS) is going a step beyond medical education and patient care, the faculty of postgraduate medicine’s dean, Dr Tashi Tenzin said during the launch of the centre yesterday.
Infrastructure: Not even a month after a Nu 3 million pedestrian bridge was inaugurated in Samdrupjongkhar thromde, it has been closed to traffic.
Education: All government and private schools will be allowed to start boarding facilities in rural as well as urban areas with effect from the next academic session.
Parliament: The National Council (NC) is focused on strengthening itself as an institution that is crucial for the success of Bhutanese democracy. This was the message of the Council’s second press conference held in Thimphu yesterday.
Retirement: After having strived for more than half of his life ensuring law and order in the community in various capacities, Chief of Police Brigadier Kipchu Namgyel left office yesterday at the age of 61.